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NEW MEXICO - Dona Ana County

Air Science (added 1989 - - #88001546)
NE corner of N. Horseshoe and Espina St., NMSU , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Trost & Trost
Architectural Style: Other, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Alameda-Depot Historic District (added 1985 - - #85000786)
Also known as Las Cruces Depot-Alameda Historic District
Includes properties centered around Pioneer Park and extending up Alameda Blvd. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mission/Spanish Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Armijo, Nestor, House (added 1976 - - #76001195)
Lohman Ave. and Church St. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Armijo,Nestor
Significant Year: 1877, 1870
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Barela-Reynolds House (added 1978 - - #78001815)
Also known as J. Paul Taylor House
Off NM 292 , Mesilla
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Bentley, L.B., General Merchandise (added 2006 - - #06000155)
Also known as Organ Custom Assay Office
16125 Old Organ Main St. , Organ
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bermudez Home Place (added 1999 - - #99001405)
Also known as Site No. 393
2008 Calle de El Paso , Mesilla
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bermudez, Raphael
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
Historic Person: Bermudez, Raphael
Significant Year: 1875
Area of Significance: Social History, Agriculture, Architecture, Hispanic
Cultural Affiliation: Hispanic
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling

Branigan, Thomas, Memorial Library (added 2004 - - #04000981)
Also known as Branigan Cultural Center
106 W. Hadley St. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lembke, Edward & Co., McGhee, Percy Ware Jr.
Architectural Style: Pueblo
Area of Significance: Architecture, Art
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Library
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Museum

Dona Ana County Courts Building (added 1987 - - #87000893)
Also known as Old Post Office
NW corner of Church and Griggs Ave. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Dona Ana Village Historic District (added 1996 - - #96001042)
Also known as See Also:Nuestra Senora de la Purificacion Church
Roughly bounded by the Dona Ana lateral irrigation ditch, I-25, NM 320, and Dona Ana School Rd. , Dona Ana
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Elephant Butte Irrigation District (added 1997 - - #97000822)
Also known as Rio Grande Project
Roughly along US 85, between jct. of US 85 and NM 90, and El Paso City Limits , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: U. S. Bureau Of Reclamation
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Irrigation Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Irrigation Facility

Fort Fillmore (added 1974 - - #74001196)
Address Restricted , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military
Cultural Affiliation: American,military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Military Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Fort Selden (added 1970 - - #70000401)
18 mi. N of Las Cruces , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Military Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Foster Hall (added 1989 - - #88001547)
SE corner of S. Horseshoe and Sweet, NMSU , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Braunton & McGhee
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Current Function: Education

Goddard Hall (added 1988 - - #88001548)
S. Horseshoe between Espina and Sweet, NMSU , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thorman,O.H.
Architectural Style: Other, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Current Function: Education

Green Bridge (added 2008 - - #08000791)
Also known as Rio Hondo Bridge at Picacho
4100 Dripping Springs Rd. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Midland Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Pedestrian Related, Road-Related

Hadley--Ludwick House (added 1991 - - #91000352)
Also known as Hadley,Hiram,House;Colonial House
2640 El Paseo , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Hadley,Hiram
Significant Year: 1922, 1939, 1907
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

International Boundary Marker No. 1, U.S. and Mexico (added 1974 - - #74001195)
Also known as Western Land Boundary Marker No. 1, U.S. and Mexico
W of El Paso off I-10 , El Paso
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker

La Mesilla Historic District (added 1982 - - #82003323)
Also known as La Mesilla Historic District Multiple Resource Area
Roughly bounded by Calle del Norte, Calle del El Paso, Calle del Cura and Calleion Guerro , La Mesilla
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure

Launch Complex 33 (added 1985 - - #85003541)
Also known as White Sands V-2 Launching Site;White Sands Blockhouse and Ga
White Sands Missile Range , White Sands Missile Range
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Science, Exploration/Settlement, Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related, Research Facility
Current Function: Defense, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Mesilla Plaza (added 1966 - - #66000475)
2 mi. S of Las Cruces on NM 28 , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure

Mesquite Street Original Townsite Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001669)
Also known as Mesquite;Las Cruces Original Townsite (Mesquite) Historic Di
Roughly bounded by E. Texas, Campo, Tornillo and E. Court , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Our Lady of Purification Catholic Church (added 1985 - - #85001386)
Also known as Yglesia de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria de Dona Ana
Camino Real and 2nd St. , Dona Ana
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Phillips Chapel CME Church (added 2003 - - #03000735)
Also known as Lincoln High School
638 N. Tornillo St. , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Social History, Education
Cultural Affiliation: African-American
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Rio Grande Bridge at Radium Springs (added 1997 - - #97000734)
Also known as NMSHTD #2591
NM 185 over Rio Grande , Radium Springs
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Rio Grande Theatre (added 2004 - - #03001352)
Also known as Fox Rio Grande Theatre
211 N. Downtown Mall , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thorman, Otto H. and Guy L. Frazer, Goetting, C.A.
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Work In Progress

San Jose Church (added 1993 - - #92001817)
Also known as San Jose La Mesa;SR1283
317 Josephine St. , La Mesa
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, Pueblo
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Summerford Mountain Archeological District (added 2007 - - #06001302)
Also known as LA 2791/LA 18404; LA2792; LA18405; LA 18406; LA 18407
Dona Ana Mountains , Radium Springs
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Architecture, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Jornada Mogollon, Archaic
Period of Significance: 5000-5499 BC, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Ceremonial Site
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Research Facility

University President's House (added 1989 - - #88001549)
S of University Ave. between Espina and Solano, NMSU , Las Cruces
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thorman,O.H.
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education




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